A U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of California has issued a permanent injunction enjoining the California Energy Resources Conservation and Development Commission (CEC) from enforcing its appliance marking, information filing, and compliance regulations.
In a filing June 9 with the Securities and Exchange Commission, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. said the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is investigating the sale of 22 refrigerant products to non-licensed individuals.
Embraco, a manufacturer of hermetic compressors for refrigeration, and Bristol Compressors Inc., a producer of air conditioning compressors for the world market, announced an alliance for worldwide distribution of refrigeration and air conditioner compressors.
Due to a recent fire at the Johns Manville (JM) plant in Defiance, Ohio, there is a limited supply of Micro-Lok® Pipe Insulation that has caused JM to end production of preformed, round air duct products.
The board of directors of the Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Institute (ARI) approved changes to the Ammonia Refrigeration Compressor Units Product Section and the Indoor Pool Dehumidifiers Section.
The Air Conditioning Contractors of America (ACCA) hosted the first meeting of the association’s executive committee, past chairmen, and manufacturer partners at a Leadership Forum held May 16-17 in Bar Harbor, Maine.
The Sheet Metal and Air Conditioning Contractors’ National Association (SMACNA) will offer two educational sessions addressing protection from mold litigation and solutions for mold prevention during its 60th annual convention.
The Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) announced its support of Rep. Marsha Blackburn’s (R-Tenn.) introduction of legislation on June 2 to allow entry-level “helpers” on federal construction projects that require employers to pay prevailing wages under the Davis-Bacon Act.